Steve Wozniak Invests In Blockchain-Based Energy Saving Firm
The co-founder of Apple, Steve Wozniak invests in new blockchain-based company headquartered in Malta, making him the co-founder of Efforce, a energy efficiency company. A Maltese news daily, The Malta Independent reported on July 18.
As per Efforce’s LinkedIn page, it would provide the first blockchain-based platform aimed at investing in energy efficiency. It stated its goal at “to be recognized as the first and main platform in the world for tokenized energy savings.”
The company is founded by Wozniak and Jacopo Visetti, who works in the renewable energy and environment sector as per his LinkedIn profile. As per this page, Visetti co-founded Efforce in January 2018, over one year and seven months ago.
The report adds that Wozniak recently addressed Efforce at the pre-launch for the Delta Summit, a blockchain conference held in Malta. Wozniak spoke about his belives that blockchain will be a great boon to decreasing the public’s environmental impact without requiring people to change their habits.
Wozniak further elaborated that the local government’s pro-blockchain attitude inspired him to launch the firm in Malta. In October 2018, Wozniak co-founded a blockchain investment project. He founded the venture capital fund EQUI Global to support investments in blockchain solutions.
Omage source – Efforce Medium